UX designer

UX designer

15 Feb
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IDP Education Ltd
|
Melbourne

15 Feb

IDP Education Ltd

Melbourne

Melbourne VIC 3000



Contract



IDP Education Limited is an ASX listed company that is 50% owned by 38 Australian universities and headquartered in Melbourne, Australia. IDP’s core business lines include student placement to Australia, US, UK, Canada and New Zealand institutions, English-language testing and training.



We are setting out to be the world's leading platform and connected international student community through building tons of new products to put our customers at the heart of everything we do.



For over 50 years our global network of 93 offices has been helping students to achieve their goals through studying abroad. By pursuing a global education at the beginning of their careers,





we help them experience life-changing opportunities. For more than 5,000 employees in more than 50 countries, IDP Education is a specialist employer of choice in major cities across the globe.



If you share our passion in helping people to pursue their dreams through education and thrive in an innovative agile digital culture then come and join us as we undergo our digital revolution.



POSITION PURPOSE



We are looking for a UX Designer to design software and platforms that meet people’s needs. You will combine interfaces and workflows to re-imagine the user experience for customers and internal staff.



In this role, you should be an analytical and creative UX designer who is able to grasp user needs and solve problems. A strong portfolio of successful UX and other technical projects is essential.



Ultimately, you will make our product more user-friendly and intuitive to attract and retain customers.



KEY RESPONSIBILTIES:

1. Developing wireframes and task flows based on requirements for user needs

2. Collaborating with Designers and Developers to create intuitive, user-friendly software

3. Assisting in user research and testing and adjusting work based on inputs



RESPONSIBILITIES





- Understand product specifications and user psychology

- Conduct concept and usability testing and gather feedback

- Define the right interaction model and evaluate its success

- Develop wireframes and prototypes around customer needs

- Find creative ways to solve UX problems (e.g. usability, findability)

- Work with UI designers to implement attractive designs

- Communicate design ideas and prototypes to developers

- Work to industry and customer best-practice



WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR





- Proven experience as a UX Designer, UI Designer or similar role

- Strong portfolio of design projects

- Background in project research

- Familiarity with interaction design and information architecture

- Proficient in design software

- Problem-solving aptitude

- Analytical mind with a business acumen

- Excellent communication skills



JOB TYPE: 3 Months Contract



WORKING AT IDP



IDP Education’s ongoing success comes from our highly committed and caring employees around the globe. We encourage teamwork in order to leverage our people's diverse talents and expertise through effective collaboration and cooperation throughout our business.

We strive to provide a working environment where people are encouraged to excel, be creative and seek new ways to solve problems, take initiative, generate opportunities and be accountable for their actions.



We believe in developing dynamic, inclusive work places that encourage and celebrate cultural differences and views, and provide opportunities for personal, professional and career development all around the world. We respect diversity in our people: their ideas, work styles and perspectives as well as offering flexibility to ensure employees enjoy a satisfying balance of work and personal life.